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Care by CLES distributed 186,000 packages to 40,000 persons

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Let’s Music Award Ceremony 10.10.DYS 2022

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Virgin Radio Lebanon interview with CLES therapists

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CARE BY CLES 2021

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Art by CLES offered full grants for Lebanese filmmakers

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Restoring faith in humanity —

It was another day of distributing food and hygiene parcels at the supermarket and all of Care by CLES members were divided into teams of packing, data checking, distribution and delivery.

The list of names had reached its maximum allotted numbers, and as it was another difficult month for Lebanese citizens, CLES’s management decided to double the efforts and add as many families as the donations and logistics allowed.